Bredon sweep Eckington aside on perfect sunny Sunday

Bredon cricket team pause between overs
It was a perfect sunny Sunday for Bredon, who beat Eckington by 166 runs

Cricket season weather finally arrived at Bredon today.

The home team swept near-neighbours Eckington aside on a sweltering spring day when temperatures hit 25C (about seven degrees hotter than Ibiza!).

Bredon battled first in this 40-over friendly match, scoring 229 for six.

Martin Hill scored 92, and Dominic Fenney 81.

Eckington were 63 all out, with Jordan Huggins claiming three for nine.

Bredon won by 166 runs.

 

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